Edible Mushrooms & Wild Food Forage
Answer the call of nature
Modern foragers find few things more exciting than walking into the forest and locating our own delicious source of wild edibles. Driven by the thrill of the hunt we can walk, hike, bike or drive miles upon miles to locate that special, hidden cache of edible mushrooms or wild foods. Nature’s rewards are always well worth the effort.
It's not always feasible for most of us to jump on a plane or drive thousands of miles West to chase burn morels! For those of you in other areas of the country, we have some exciting new mapping and research tools that will help you find mushrooms "in your own backyard" so to speak.
Experienced morel hunters, across the entire continental USA (CONUS), know that their beloved Morchella often thrive in disturbed areas – not just in old wildfires! Morels often seek out disturbances that result from forestry management: cuts, thins, controlled burns, road and trail building, power line activity, etc. We have added new maps in our membership […]
This rain map was designed to help foragers get insights into the rain patterns that encourage mushroom flushes - we use it to plan burn morel hunting trips.
Releasing the burn morel maps every season is a highlight of our year! We love to share burn morel hunting tips, and trade ideas with our tribe. As we send the maps out into the world this year, we hope you are excited for the 2023 hunt. We also have some new tech (new interfaces […]
- Precipitation maps that help predict mushroom hunting successThis rain map was designed to help foragers get insights into the rain patterns that encourage mushroom flushes - we use it to plan burn morel hunting trips.Read more
The modern forager …
loves and respects nature
is curious, adventurous and resourceful
is patient, careful and well-educated
is thrilled by the hunt
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Whether you are starting your journey today or have been cultivating your obsession for years, add your voice. We would love to hear about your experiences, see your photos and videos, field your questions, and share your tips and tricks.
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